The table was set for local entrepreneurs to cook up a storm of ideas as the 7th ever Pitch & Pick event concluded the Fall 2016 Evolution program on November 18th. Pitch & Pick, hosted again at the Fifth Ticket on Water St, gave the brilliant founders of the Evolution program the opportunity to educate a room full of industry personalities on the ins and outs of their innovative business idea.Read More
It's that time of year again.
Yes, it's time to follow in the footsteps of your grandfathers and grandmothers and become entrepreneurs. Where they were fishermen, ironsmiths, and shop owners, you can develop the next great social media app, found a network management firm, or build a technological marvel. Yes, it's time to follow your dreams and get your business idea on the go and off the ground with the Genesis Evolution program.Read More
The Genesis Centre today announced that they are accepting applications for their Summer 2016 Evolution program. Are you working on an idea for a product, company or service? The Evolution program is an eight-week intensive workshop to help entrepreneurs validate their business ideas and get them to market. The program is perfectly suited for early stage entrepreneurs who have any business idea.Read More
This is what the Evolution program is all about, the promise of prosperity. A program designed to help early stage startups in validating their ideas, the Evolution program started with much fanfare this past winter. There were 16 companies – the largest cohort thus far – accepted into the program and after 8 weeks, it concluded on a high note with Pitch & Pick. Nine of the 16 companies were chosen to pitch for the event and at the end, the audience picked the top three most innovative ideas.Read More
On Friday, April 15th, the Genesis Centre will be hosting the Election Convention edition of Pitch & Pick. Hosted at Bitters Pub on MUN campus the public is invited to attend the event and participate. While participants get to pitch their idea, the audience then gets to vote for the best innovation. For more updates on Pitch & Pick and other Genesis Centre events, follow us on social media.Read More
Imagine if there was a business out there that could ease the process of signing your young child up for daycare. Or one that crowd-sourced grocery delivery to senior citizens. Or an online marketplace exclusively for students. These and seven other fascinating business ideas grabbed the attention of over 60 people at our Pitch & Pick event on November 20th at Memorial University's Engineering Building .Read More